I am a qualified practitioner and have worked with Relate since 2008 supporting couples, families and individuals.

I am passionate about counselling and the benefits it can bring.  My main academic qualifications are listed below; I am also a wife, and a mother of two grown children. I have worked in the City, and lived abroad for a year. 

Qualifications:

MA in Relationship Therapy

UAD Introduction to Couple Counselling

Relate Qualified Counsellor

I am a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP) and adhere to their Ethical Guidelines.

Additional Certifications:

  • Child Focused Practice
  • Adult Survivors of Sexual Abuse
  • Mental Health and Couple Counselling
  • Nurturing Young People's Mental Health
  • Working Creatively and Proactively to Engage and Support Young People in the Counselling Process
  • Counselling Young People who have Experienced or Witnessed Trauma 
  • Working with Eating Disorders
  • Couples in Conflict: Affairs, Jealousy, and Betrayal


Lesley Barratt Counselling                                                                                                                                                                           The Farmyard, Pearsons Green Road, Brenchley, TN12 7DE                                                                                                     Email: lbarratt153@btinternet.com                                                                                                                                                 Mobile: 07884435618